CDCR-Mount Bullion Conservation Camp #39

CDCR Fire Camp

Last Updated: February 28, 2024
5730 Mt Bullion Access Rd , Mariposa, CA 95338

Mount Bullion Camp #39 is for CDCR Fire Camp offenders have not been sentenced yet and are detained here until their case is heard.

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Satellite View of CDCR-Mount Bullion Conservation Camp #39

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Mount Bullion Camp #39 is a minimum-security facility under CDCR supervision, this camp plays a crucial role in supporting government agencies during emergency responses to wildfires, floods, and other natural or man-made disasters. Additionally, camp crews contribute to park maintenance, assist with flood mitigation through sandbagging, and participate in reforestation projects. Participation in the Conservation (Fire) Camp Program is entirely voluntary for incarcerated individuals. Those who choose to volunteer must meet specific eligibility criteria aimed at ensuring public safety. These include avenues for criminal record expungement, creating new pathways for employment, and aiding in their successful reintegration into society.

Mount Bullion Camp #39, operated jointly by CDCR and CAL FIRE, serves a crucial role in providing incarcerated hand crews to support emergency response efforts in Mariposa, Merced, and Madera Counties. Originally established as a youth camp, it was converted into an adult conservation camp in October 2004, undergoing modifications to accommodate a capacity of 100 inmates.

Situated within the CAL FIRE MMU Ranger District, Mount Bullion Conservation Camp is the sole camp in the district. In 2017, it played a vital role in responding to significant wildfires, including the Detwiler Fire, serving as a staging area during these incidents. The camp also hosts the CAL FIRE 69-Hour Fire Fighting Training for new seasonal firefighters, contributing to the readiness of fire response personnel.

CDCR and CAL FIRE staff maintain a strong collaborative relationship at the camp, meeting regularly to discuss safety and operational matters. In addition to its fire suppression duties, Mount Bullion Conservation Camp participants engage in community service and conservation projects throughout the year. One such project is a plaque-making program overseen by CAL FIRE staff, providing inmates with an opportunity to develop skills and contribute positively to the community.

Through its multifaceted initiatives and partnerships, Mount Bullion Conservation Camp demonstrates its commitment to public safety, environmental stewardship, and rehabilitation, serving as a valuable asset in emergency response efforts and community engagement initiatives.

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Visitation Information

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